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Tuesday 17 December 1929

It was Tuesday, under the sign of Sagittarius (see planets position on December 17, 1929). The US president was Herbert Hoover (Republican). Famous people born on this day include Gilbert Canova and Jacqueline Hill. Skyscraper Symphony, directed by Robert Florey, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1929
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What the sky looked like on 17 December 1929

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Which were the most popular movies released in the last months ?

Skyscraper Symphony

Directed by: Robert Florey

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Party Girl

Directed by: Victor Halperin

Starring: Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Jeanette Loff, Judith Barrie, Marie Prevost

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Directed by: John Francis Dillon

Starring: Marilyn Miller, Alexander Gray, Joe E. Brown, T. Roy Barnes

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Their Own Desire

Directed by: E. Mason Hopper

Starring: Norma Shearer, Belle Bennett, Lewis Stone, Robert Montgomery

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The Lost Zeppelin

Directed by: Edward Sloman

Starring: Conway Tearle, Virginia Valli, Ricardo Cortez, Duke Martin

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Historical Events

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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on December 17, 1929 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of December 1929 ?

Top #2 songs in the USA
  1. Ruth Etting - More Than You Know
  2. Chant of the Jungle - Roy Ingraham & His Orchestra

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